Tag Archives: World Serious

‘Break Up The Giants!’

The hardworking staff, which grew up in New York during the ’50s, never hated the Giants for moving to San Francisco in 1957. We outsourced that to our relatives in Queens, the same way we let our cousins in Brooklyn … Continue reading

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Let Timmy Smoke (‘Em – Again!)

What the hell, right? The San Francisco Giants pitchers are doing to Detroit hitters in the World Serious what Tigers pitchers did to Yankee batters in the ALCS. That is, shut them down. Game 3 box score: Oh, yes – … Continue reading

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“Let Tim Smoke”

That’s exactly what San Francisco Giants ace Tim Lincecum did in the World Serious, although the slogan actually refers to Lincecum’s pot bust last year, as New York Times reporter Tyler Kepner has noted: Lincecum dresses in the space that … Continue reading

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How About Them Jints? (World Serious Champion Edition)

The lovably misfit San Francisco Giants, the postseason team least likely to win the World Serious, did just that Monday night. In the process, they once again (after cuffing him around in Game 1) made Texas Rangers ace Cliff Lee look … Continue reading

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How About Them Jints?

Really, how likable are the cast-off, cut-up San Francisco Giants? And how surprised were you that they cuffed up Texas Ranger ace Cliff Lee, Mr. October Lights Out, in Game 1 of the World Serious? New York Times lede: SAN … Continue reading

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Damn Yankees! (2010 ALCS Edition)

Dude, can the Yankees please get a mercy rule for the 9th inning of their games? I understand why Sergio (The Human White Flag) Mitre was on the mound for the final frame of last night’s beatdown by the Texas … Continue reading

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